The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 37 45 52
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 4 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.27% 1.70% 1.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.41% 5.08% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 7
Average salary £43,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.47% +26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
MCSE
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Qualifications Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
74 118 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 23.49% 33.43% 36.40%
Number of salaries quoted 61 108 120
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

MCSE
Salary Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Middlesex region.

MCSE Salary Trend in Middlesex

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing MCSE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSE.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
4 3 (50.00%) MCITP
4 3 (50.00%) MCP
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (50.00%) CCNA
4 3 (50.00%) XenApp
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (33.33%) MS Office
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
6 1 (16.67%) Wireless
6 1 (16.67%) SAN
6 1 (16.67%) NetApp
6 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
6 1 (16.67%) Degree
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing MCSE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) ArcGIS
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) NAS
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Support Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) MCITP
2 3 (50.00%) MCP
2 3 (50.00%) CCNA
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) MCSA
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) ESRI
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle